Blog Posts

31 Jan 2019

Credit Unions – An Alternative Lender

Posted by: Eitan Pinsky

Dominion Lending Centres - Accredited Mortgage Professional

Credit Unions are often overlooked as a choice for your mortgage lender – but there are reasons why considering a Credit Union might be well worth your while. One of the primary attractions for Credit Unions is that they are regulated provincially, so they are not restricted by the Federal regulations that banks and monoline Read More

30 Jan 2019

Pre-Approvals & Pre-Qualifications

Posted by: Ryan Oake

Dominion Lending Centres - Accredited Mortgage Professional

Throughout the mortgage and home buying process, there are many steps and many checkpoints a buyer will need to complete before they can move on to the next one. A buyer will not be able to close on a purchase if they do not have a lawyer. Financing conditions need to be lifted after confirmation Read More

29 Jan 2019

First Time Home Buyers

Posted by: Geoff Lee

Dominion Lending Centres - Accredited Mortgage Professional

Your First Home. What a THRILLING thing that is to think about!! One of the best parts about our job is helping individuals purchase their first home. We know that the process can seem daunting at first, but we have an in-depth understanding and knowledge of what steps are required to make the process go Read More

25 Jan 2019

Winter is here! Get a worry free mortgage!

Posted by: Jillian Napen

Dominion Lending Centres - Office Manager

This time of year, there are a few less mortgage’s being done- not many people want to move into a new home in the snow. But if you want to get a worry free mortgage, this is a great time to be shopping. Scope out those potential neighbourhoods – how many snow shovels? Will my Read More

24 Jan 2019

A New Year and a New Opportunity for You

Posted by: David Cooke

Dominion Lending Centres - Accredited Mortgage Professional

If you have been reading the news lately, you will know that the new stricter mortgage rules have resulted in more people than ever postponing purchasing homes. Sales have dropped across the country. As a result of these events, the rental market is booming with rents going up everywhere. The average rent in Toronto now Read More

23 Jan 2019

Buying your first home? – These tips will save your life

Posted by: Chris Cabel

Dominion Lending Centres - Accredited Mortgage Professional

So you’re wanting to buy a new home? That is some very exciting news. First question, are you prepared?! We all know big-item purchases are scary. It’s expensive, you are fully committing to this household – there is no turn backing without that pricey consequence. We totally get it. The ultimate first-step is to do Read More

22 Jan 2019

The Tale of The Forgotten Money

Posted by: Nathan Lawrence

Dominion Lending Centres - Accredited Mortgage Professional

Ever wonder what happens to bank accounts that are inactive, forgotten about and left unclaimed? The answer to that question is that you probably haven’t. I know the thought of it never really crossed my mind and I bet that would be the case for most Canadians. My initial thought was “Seriously? Who forgets they Read More

18 Jan 2019

5 Reasons why Realtors want you to have a Pre-approval

Posted by: David Cooke

Dominion Lending Centres - Accredited Mortgage Professional

You’ve decided that you want to buy a home and you call up a realtor to show you a listing and the first question they ask is “ How much are you pre-approved for?” Many realtors will refuse to book home viewings until they can confirm that you are pre-approved. Why? 1- It shows that Read More

17 Jan 2019

5 C’s of Credit to get a Mortgage

Posted by: Kelly Hudson

Dominion Lending Centres - Accredited Mortgage Professional

Whether you are buying your first home or have been a home owner for years, when you are looking at purchasing a property, finding the best mortgage solution for your specific situation can be an intimidating experience. Working with a licenced mortgage broker will ease that tension, along with knowing the basics of what lenders Read More

16 Jan 2019

New year, new ways to manage that holiday debt!

Posted by: Chris Cabel

Dominion Lending Centres - Accredited Mortgage Professional

We hope your holidays were spent warm, safe and in the company of family and loved ones. We also hope that you’re not drowning from all the holiday purchases such as the dinners, the appetizers, the gifts, the gift cards, the drinks, the party favours – shall I continue? It is expected that most people Read More

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